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Paint Therapy

I took the day off to extend my long holiday weekend to four days. I just need a change of pace, some breathing room…

… and to paint. 898 more words


Time to Move

We are up to our eyeballs in moving boxes. The young man at the Goodwill donation drop off  recognizes me, he sent me off with a “see you soon” yesterday. 164 more words

Forget Me Not Unltd.

~ And you are? ~

When I tell people I’m a dancer, the general reaction is something like, “Wow! Really? That’s cool!” Followed by something along the lines of, “Must be nice doing what you love for a living!” Followed by something like, “I… 1,043 more words

What Now? Step One

We are unsandwiched, just parents, husband, and wife… no longer anyone’s children.  It’s a big change, and in an added weird twist we realized my husband is now the oldest member of our immediate family. 306 more words

Forget Me Not Unltd.


We have been blessed with wonderful hospice care each time we needed it. Our most recent experience was exceptional. Perhaps it was because the provider was a house call service and their working paradigm included doctors in the field. 389 more words

Caring For Aging Parents

Dallas To Desert

Tonight is our last evening in Dallas, as we leave tomorrow for a new adventure of living in Arizona. We have been back in Dallas for 2 years since leaving California and will be residing in Mesa, which is close to our kids there in Gilbert. 593 more words

Daily Thoughts

Still Grieving

Life offers so many opportunities to eat crow. A few months after my mom passed away I published a post entitled Anticipatory Grieving. That November signaled the start of our first holiday season without Mom. 280 more words

Forget Me Not Unltd.